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Burning Fissured Tongue
Burning Tongue Syndr:
BMS is a chronic orofacial pain disorder that is defined by the International Association Study of Pain as "a burning pain in the tongue or other mucous membranes." Despite continuing research, there is no consensus on cause, pathogenesis, or even the definition of BMS.
see Orofacial Pain specialist for pain management. They are the experts in BMS. ...Read more
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Fissured tongue: This is usually a variation of normal and requires no treatment other than extra care to keep it clean with a tongue scraper or a tooth brush used on a daily basis. If you have any other problems or questions, you should see an oral surgeon for a consultation. ...Read more
What can I do for painful tongue fissures? I have an appt on the 25th, but until then I would like to eat. Right now eating makes my tongue burn badly
Pain killer: Until your appointment you can use 2 per cent viscous Lidocaine to kill the pain. ...Read more
My tongue has a white film on it and has big fissures. It also has painful canker sores on it. This has been going on for over a month.
Hx of anal fissures with constipation it flares up. But I've had two episodes of pain burning more intense at skin and low vaginal. Tested - forherpes?
Sides of tongue are red, have fissures, sore. The sides look cleared of tastebuds with the exception of enlarged papillae. Under tongue feels dry?
Nonspecific: Non-specific symptoms. Try warm salt water rinses. If symptoms persist, see ENT doc or oral surgeon for exam. ...Read more
How to treat burning sensation while passing stools. Don't have hemorrhoid's/fissures/ constipation. Reason.?
Hemorrhoids fissures: Hemorrhoids are venous structures. Fissures are tear with scarring in the delicate tissue. Constipation, is local trauma to anal canal as large, hard stool passes. Straining, coughing, lifting lead to increased venous pressures and rectal trauma. Fissures once started can progress. Care and treatment is the same, decrease anal trauma, get evaluated by local doc or surgeon. ...Read more
Normal Pap smear. Pain during sex. White, grated-cheese-like discharge-odorless. Burning and itching in vagina. Vaginal fissures (acc to gynac)?
Diagnosed with anal fissure. Burning pain during and after bowel movement. Can fissures cause some inflammation?
Yes, commonly: There is an underlying low grade infection. Usually hygiene is all that is needed, because infection is controlled as soon as the fissure heals. Consult with colo-rectal surgeon if pain persists. ...Read more
Rectum burns when I have bowel movements. Feel like I am gonna have diarrhea. Have internal/ external hemorrhoids and fissures. Colonoscopy n endoscopy clean. What to do about burning and diarrhea?
Ring of fire: Use OTC hemorrhoid preparations to begin on a routine basis and then see your health provider if that is not effective or you have tried that already. ...Read more
Taste: It gives a metallic taste in the mouth. ...Read more
No: Fissured tongue is considered a benign condition but it does bother people esthetically. A definitive etiology is unknown. As a dentist, we try to educate patients with this condition on how to clean the tongue with scrapers and mouthwash. You can use a spoon in the meantime to scrape and cleanse the tongue. ...Read more
They don't move: Fissured tongue (also known as 'scrotal tongue, ' 'lingua plicata, ' 'plicated tongue, ' and 'furrowed tongue' is a benign condition characterized by deep grooves (fissures) in the dorsum of the tongue. Although these grooves may look unsettling, the condition is usually painless. Some individuals may complain of an associated burning sensation however it is benign. ...Read more
Uncommon: Oral manifestations of Crohn's disease are less common than intestinal manifestations. However anywhere in the lips, mouth, tongue, or back of the throat can be affected. If you truly have oral manifestations of Crohn's I would make certain you are on strong enough medication for your disease. Some of the oral manifestations can cause serious infections or even disfigurement. ...Read more
Need Consultation: Talk to your physician as this is a symptom of some systemic problems your doctor needs to treat you for. ...Read more
She may be suffering: From a condition known as burning mouth syndrome. There are no understood causes. Post menopausal women seem to be more affected. Treatments are guesswork. Have your pcp check for anemia, vit b defiency, etc w blood test. Read more at: http://www. Aaomp. Org/public/docs/burning-mouth. Pdf. ...Read more
Lately when my boyfriend eats spicy food, the tip of his tongue starts burning. Never happened before. What is this?
Irritation: The spicy food is irritating the tip of the tongue. ...Read more
When go to toilet for a poo every three days which now I have to push hard at first get a lot burning after which I think open fissure again?
I have had Crohn's disease for a few years but have recently developed a fissured tongue. It is really painful. Is this because of the crohn's?
Maybe: Crohn's disease can involve the gastrointestinal tract from the mouth to the anus. In the mouth, it can cause ulcers, fissures, plaques, erythema and other lesions. In addition, malnutrition or deficiency of micronutrients (minerals, vitamins, etc) can cause lesions in the mouth (fissures, inflammation, etc). Both these conditions should be evaluated by your MD. ...Read more
Fissured tongue: Most patients with fissured tongue have no significant symptoms and the fissures are mostly cosmetic. There are a couple of syndromes where fissures are common, such as Down's syndrome and Melkerson-Rosenthall syndrome. If this is the case, the best form of treatment is usually to regularly brush the tongue to removed debris and avoid irritation. If you are having symptoms, see your doctor. ...Read more
Probably: There are many famous people that have a large variety of physical abnormalities. However they have decided to not let any of those abnormalities keep them from their goal in life. ...Read more
Grooves or clefts in various anatomical structures such as the brain (transverse fissure between cerebrum & cerebellum), the skull (sphenoidal fissure), the liver (for the ligamentum teres), the lung (oblique fissure), the spinal cord (ventral median fissure), or other structures such as the palpebral fissure between upper & lower eyelids. Can also be a tear in a structure ...Read more
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